Nvidia’s new HQ back on schedule
Published in Graphics
01 April 2015


Futuristic apparently

A year after moth balling its “futuristic new office project in Santa Clara” Nvidia. is again ready to get to work and start building again.

Plastic unfantastic as metal rulez
Published in News
01 April 2015


Case makers slash capacity

Makers of plastic casings for notebooks and cutting back on their manufacturing capacity as punters demand natty metal-alloy-chassis.

Samsung refreshes EVO
Published in Memory
01 April 2015


Supersmall drives for laptops

Samsung has refreshed its 850 EVO series by adding slim m.2 and mSATA verions.

Samsung provides 3D NAND flash to Google
Published in News
01 April 2015


Coming right at ya

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured another hell on earth yarn that Samsung has agreed to supply Google with its advanced three-dimensional NAND flash (3D NAND) solid state drives (SSD).

Google announces sub $250 chromebooks
Published in Notebooks
01 April 2015


There is no place like Chrome

Search engine outfit Google has announced a range of chromebooks which will be priced under $250

Intel releases N3000s
Published in Processors
01 April 2015


Replaces Bay Trail-M and Bay Trail-D

Chipzilla has launched Intel N3000 series systems on a chip (SoCs), which will kill off Bay Trail-M and Bay Trail-D SoCs on the desktop and mobile PCs.

Alienware demonstrates its powerful Graphics Amplifier
Published in Notebooks
01 April 2015


External graphics amplifier drops to $174.99

Alienware recently refreshed its Alienware 13 notebook, with a fresh Geforce GTX 960M graphics core, making it a bit more attractive for gamers. The previous version used Geforce GTX 860M graphics, which is being replaced by a faster GTX 960M Maxwell GPU. 

Microsoft Surface 3 uses real Windows 8.1
Published in Mobiles
01 April 2015


RIP Windows RT

WOA was the big, sexy codename for Windows on Arm and many makers of ARM based processors were really excited about this one. However, WOA quickly turned into woe. 

LG G4 to launch on April 28th
Published in Mobiles
01 April 2015


Not with a Snapdragon 808

LG has sent out invitations for its latest mobile phone event and many expect that this will be the LG G4 smartphone launch date.

Asus Chromebit is a sweet little Chrome OS stick
Published in News
01 April 2015


Turns any HDMI screen into a Chrome machine

Google announced a few Chromebook and Chrome OS updates yesterday, but the one that really caught our eye is the Asus Chromebit.